Made in a Mug: Chocolate Cake

Made in a Mug: Chocolate Cake

September 18, 2020

Made In A Mug is a series of videos teaching teens how to make mug recipes. Mug recipes are great since they are simple and make just enough for one person. The mug recipe highlighted for September is chocolate cake. This recipe makes an extremely...

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Library on Topic: Hispanic Heritage Month

Library on Topic: Hispanic Heritage Month

September 16, 2020

Hispanic Heritage Month is a nationwide celebration that runs from September 15 to October 15. Originally a week-long celebration, President Ronald Reagan enacted a law in 1988 to extend the celebration to 30 days. During this time, many Latin Ame...

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the Arlington Public Library

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the Arlington Public Library

September 15, 2020

National Hispanic Heritage Month is a month-long observance that honors the contributions and culture of Hispanics and Latin Americans. This nationwide celebration runs from September 15 to October 15. Originally a week-long celebration, President...

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Fall Into Savings with Fall Book Sale

Fall Into Savings with Fall Book Sale

September 11, 2020

The Library’s non-profit support organization, The Friends and the Foundation of the Arlington Public Library will be holding their annual Fall Book Sale Thursday, September 17 through Sunday, September 20 at the George W. Hawkes Downtown Librar...

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Shelf Check: Arlington Public Library

Shelf Check: Arlington Public Library's New Podcast

September 3, 2020

The Arlington Public Library is launching the new podcast Shelf Check. The podcast combines fun discussions and storytelling to spotlight interesting authors, literary topics, and community questions. Each 30-minute episode of Shelf Check wi...

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NORTH TEXAS GIVING DAY 2020

NORTH TEXAS GIVING DAY 2020

September 1, 2020

On September 17, 2020, Arlington business and residents will have the opportunity to give back by participating in the annual North Texas Giving Day. North Texas Giving Day was founded in 2008 by the Communities Foundation of Texas. In 2019, $50...

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Virtual Storytimes Return

Virtual Storytimes Return

September 1, 2020

Storytime is one of our favorite things here at the Arlington Public  Library. Starting on Tuesday, September 1, virtual storytimes will be available on the Library’s Facebook page every weekday and Saturdays in September and October! Families can...

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Free Back to School Resources

Free Back to School Resources

August 24, 2020

Whether it's in person or virtual learning, the Arlington Public Library has FREE resources to make this school year a success for you. Below families and students can learn about all the resources they can access with a library card. Don’t have a...

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Women

Women's Suffrage Movement Commemorated with Virtual Programs

August 14, 2020

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment, which granted women the right to vote, the Arlington Public Library will be hosting a week-long virtual celebration. Programming commemorating the women’s suffrage movement will include a pa...

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Free Makerspace Activity Kits throughout August 2020

Free Makerspace Activity Kits throughout August 2020

August 7, 2020

We are excited to announce that the Makerspace will continue offering FREE activity kits through curbside pick up for the month of August. This service will be available at the Downtown Library from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday to Saturday w...

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